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Title: Band-to-band transitions and critical points in the near-infrared to vacuum ultraviolet dielectric functions of single crystal urania and thoria

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ORCiD logo [1];  [2]; ORCiD logo [3];  [3];  [4];  [5];  [2]; ORCiD logo [6]; ORCiD logo [7]
  1. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588, USA, Terahertz Materials Analysis Center, Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (IFM), Linköping University, SE 58183 Linköping, Sweden
  2. Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 45433-7765, USA
  3. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588, USA
  4. Air Force Research Laboratory, Sensors Directorate, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio 45433, USA
  5. Air Force Research Laboratory, Sensors Directorate, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio 45433, USA, KBRwyle, Dayton, Ohio 45431, USA
  6. Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Theodore Jorgensen Hall, 855 North 16th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588-0299, USA
  7. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588, USA, Terahertz Materials Analysis Center, Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (IFM), Linköping University, SE 58183 Linköping, Sweden, Leibniz Institute for Polymer Research, 01069 Dresden, Germany
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USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1523320
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Applied Physics Letters
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Applied Physics Letters Journal Volume: 114 Journal Issue: 21; Journal ID: ISSN 0003-6951
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Mock, Alyssa, Dugan, Christina, Knight, Sean, Korlacki, Rafał, Mann, J. Matthew, Kimani, Martin M., Petrosky, James C., Dowben, Peter A., and Schubert, Mathias. Band-to-band transitions and critical points in the near-infrared to vacuum ultraviolet dielectric functions of single crystal urania and thoria. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1063/1.5087059.
Mock, Alyssa, Dugan, Christina, Knight, Sean, Korlacki, Rafał, Mann, J. Matthew, Kimani, Martin M., Petrosky, James C., Dowben, Peter A., & Schubert, Mathias. Band-to-band transitions and critical points in the near-infrared to vacuum ultraviolet dielectric functions of single crystal urania and thoria. United States. doi:10.1063/1.5087059.
Mock, Alyssa, Dugan, Christina, Knight, Sean, Korlacki, Rafał, Mann, J. Matthew, Kimani, Martin M., Petrosky, James C., Dowben, Peter A., and Schubert, Mathias. Mon . "Band-to-band transitions and critical points in the near-infrared to vacuum ultraviolet dielectric functions of single crystal urania and thoria". United States. doi:10.1063/1.5087059.
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title = {Band-to-band transitions and critical points in the near-infrared to vacuum ultraviolet dielectric functions of single crystal urania and thoria},
author = {Mock, Alyssa and Dugan, Christina and Knight, Sean and Korlacki, Rafał and Mann, J. Matthew and Kimani, Martin M. and Petrosky, James C. and Dowben, Peter A. and Schubert, Mathias},
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doi = {10.1063/1.5087059},
journal = {Applied Physics Letters},
number = 21,
volume = 114,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {5}
}

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